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01 Feb 2020 | 03:16 PM UTC

US: Shooting reported at church in Riviera Beach (Florida state) February 1

At least two people killed in shooting at church in Riviera Beach (Florida state) February 1; avoid the area



At approximately 02:30 (local time) on Saturday, February 1, police responded to reports of a shooting at Victory City Church in Riviera Beach (Texas state). According to local officials, two people were killed and two others wounded in the attack. No arrests have been made as Saturday afternoon. An investigation into the incident is underway. Avoid the area. 

A heightened security presence and localized transportation and business disruptions are to be expected in the vicinity of the shooting.


Individuals in the area are advised to monitor the situation, avoid the area of the incident, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.